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CNN
Dec 15, 2012 3:00am PST
house. >>> i'm here in newtown, pennsylvania. behind me some distance is the school at which this tragic shooting took place. we have this story covered from all angles. i want to bring in my colleague john berman in newtown, in the town square. john, bring us up to speed on what we've seen since yesterday evening. >> hey, ali, i'm standing in front of the st. rose of lima church where last night there was an emotional vigil with about 1,000 people here. residents poured in for the 26 victims of this tragic attack. of course, 20 children were killed, six adults, all at the elementary school. and we're learning more about the shooter, which we're going to get into in a moment. but first, let's focus right now on the victims and what happened at that school, and here in this community. the community gathered to say their prayers and give thanks for the survivors. they also said good-bye to the victims. all of them trying to come to grips with this horrible, horrible tragedy. >> people's children and brothers and sisters were taken from them. people's spouses, those teachers and admi
CNN
Dec 16, 2012 4:00am PST
>>> all thaths happened in the past two days is enough to make you shake your head and stare at the television and wonder what happened to this world. we want to end this hour with the reminder that there are good people and positive acts of kindness that are happening everywhere. remember this, last month the new york city police officer offered a homeless man a pair of boots on a cold night. or a tennessee boy who helped his brother complete in a triathlon and who could forget this libyan child who doesn't believe in hate holding a sign apologizing for the embassy attack in benghazi. so much to be thankful for even in this very difficult time. we continue our coverage of the connecticut elementary school shooting right now. >>> good morning, everyone. i'm john berman. we're in newtown, connecticut, this morning. >> i'm kate bolduan. you're watching our continuing coverage. it feels like we've been here a long time just trying to figure out what's going on with the story. president obama will be coming here later today and meet with some of the victims' families and we're told he w
CNN
Dec 9, 2012 3:00am PST
blessing at a time. you've got to see that. it's december 9, 2012. good morning. i'm susan hendricks in for randi kaye. -- captions by vitac -- www.vitac.com >>> we begin with a developing story, venezuelan president hugo chavez telling the world his cancer is back it's shown up in the same affected area. we have had to look at the diagnostics and check with with a expert and dehave decided it is absolutely essential and necessary to undergo another surgery. >> chavez also spoke publicly about a sec sayser for a first time saying his vice president should replace him if he now worsens. we now go to cubic where patrick joins us. good morning. >> good morning. it was a stunning announcement. it could have major impact on this country as well. since we were told when chavez had been reelected he stated consistently he had been cured of cancer. at that point he had suffered two bouts of cancer and had been cured after months and months of treatment here in cuba. he said again and again he was cured. that was not the case. the cancer has come back. he said he would require immediate surge
CNN
Dec 1, 2012 4:00am PST
everything checks out. look at him checking on everything. some 90,000 visitors will tour the white house this holiday season. i love that he's doing that. >> no rush. just kind of strolling around. >> he's not even touching the ornaments. so well behaved. >> he's a well behaved dog. >>> thank you so much for starting your morning with us. >> much more coming up on "cnn saturday morning" starts right now. >>> good morning, everyone. i'm randi kaye. >> i'm victor blackwell. >>> we begin in a deeply divided egypt where tensions are ramping up. >> the country's brotherhood has called for 2 million man marches in support of mohamed morsi. demonstrators are rallying in cairo in support of the embattled president. >> but opposition factions are calling on rival demonstrators to call out, as well. let's go to ian lee who is in cairo's tahrir square. you are at the scene of the anti-morsi protests. are crowds turning out there? >> this crowd in tahrir square is smaller than what we've seen the previous days, but usually the crowd picks up later into the evening. we've seen tens, if not hundreds o
CNN
Dec 16, 2012 3:00am PST
with some of the victims' families and speak at a vigil being held here tonight. meanwhile, we're learning more about this tragedy and the victims, 20 children, 6 adults died in friday's shooting at the sandy hook elementary school. >> everybody's death was caused by, everyone that we completed so far was caused by gunshot wounds. and, obviously, the manner of death on all these cases has been classified as homicide. >> that was the medical examiner. he also offered this disturbing detail. all of the victims he's seen, they were shot more than once. >> just amazing to even hear him recount what he's seen in really chilling, chilly detail, tom. >> we will have much more on the victims. of course, their names and their stories coming up in just a few minutes. people in this community are still coming to grips with this tragedy. understandably, we saw more vigils here last night and they're still offering grief counseling to many. that's especially important for the kids who lost so many of their friends in this shooting. we also want to pass this along to you. the united way has set
CNN
Dec 15, 2012 4:00am PST
a very solemn outcome to that. sherlock was part of a team that was really relied upon there at sandy hook elementary. she was part of the school's crisis intervention team, ali. so even in a time like this when people are turning to those for comfort, she's no longer with us. ali? >> yeah, sad story. nick valencia at the cnn center in atlanta. thanks, nick. >>> good morning, everyone. i'm ali velshi. you're watching our special coverage of the connecticut school shooting. i'm in newtown, connecticut, about a block away from the school which is roughly behind me. a block away from the scene of the horrible massacre. here's what we know right now. in about an hour, officials are expected to start releasing the names of the victims. we've learned the names of two of the adults, the principal and a school counselor, but not the names of the children. now, that is expected to start happening at around 8:00 a.m. right where i am. right now the bodies are still inside the school. police say it's an active crime scene and that means the shooter's body is still there, as well. police sa
CNN
Dec 9, 2012 7:00am EST
that read, we are deeply saddened by the news of this accident and the passing of jerry brown. at this time our hearts and prayers and deepest sympathies are with the members of jerry's family and all of those who knew him and loved him. one week ago, the nfl was shaken by the death of kansas city linebacker jovan belcher who shot and killed his girlfriend and then traveled to the facility and killed himself in front of the head coach. >> what he did, we didn't like, we're not crazy about. but he's still a member of our fami family. and when yo go out in society and things like this happen in society because they do happen in society, you don't see people throwing the family member ts out the door, you know. they're still loved by their family members, but the act, you don't like the act. and so you move on, you deal with it. and you don't have a choice. you have to move on. >> because of the nature of the sport, cheers are sometimes shed in the fl on the field. in back-to-back league the league has been moved to tears by two separate but no less tragic off-the-field events. >>> c
CNN
Dec 23, 2012 4:00am PST
. the 23-year-old is fighting for her life at a hospital after she was beaten and gang raped on a bus last weekend. we are learning a journalist has been killed in a separate protest over another incident. joining me now on the phone from new delhi, karma, what can you tell us about this journalist who died? >> he was a local camera person for video journalist. the state is seeing some unrest over an assault on a woman. they were violent protests earlier. the police firing water canons. we were told today, on this particular day, believed that some of the people try to burn a police van. that's when the police resorted it never happened. there are calls for police brutality because firing its gun with a live bullet only in extreme cases. as far as dehli is concerned, it is very, very voltile now. around india, which is the main monument in new delhi. there were crowds who were gathered and making a concentrated effort to clear that area. we've suddenly seen activity from the police and fire and tear gas shells and also storming now with some of the protesters taking on the police. >>
CNN
Dec 30, 2012 4:00am PST
weekend. look at this, he can't talk yet, but he's already turning heads on the slopes in cubeck. meet 18-month-old. he's blazon the trail on his snowboard except right there. he's bringing his pacifier in for the ride. it's not just him. his 3-year-old sister abigail is also on the hill. both following in the footsteps of their dad who is a big fan of the sport. i can't even imagine going on there. he's lifeless on there. just kind of chilling. that's amazing. i could stare at that most of the day. >>> thanks for starting your morning with us. much more ahead on "cnn sunday morning" which starts right now. >>> good morning, i'm alison kosik. randi is off today. thanks for starting your morning with us. we begin this hour which may be the worst day of bloodshed syria has suffered in almost 200 days of war. and syria is bracing for more violence today. international efforts to restore peace are continuing, but are they having any success? let's go to cnn's mohammed jamjoom. yesterday was the deadliest day since january of last year. claims of a mass execution coming out. tell me more ab
CNN
Dec 30, 2012 3:00am PST
jobs. >> both houses of congress are meeting in a rare sunday session. the house an hour later at 2:00. our chief white house correspondent jessica yellin now with the look at a chance for a deal and what's on the table. >> alison, here in washington, there is still hope a deal can be cut in time to avert the fiscal cliff. on saturday, the president was at work here in the white house but all eyes were on the senate where negotiators were trading deal points and revenue figures to try to reach an agreement all sides can stomach. the baseline for the president, any bipartisan bill would have to extend unemployment insurance that would affect some 2 million americans and increase taxes for the highest income earners. but negotiators can still work out exactly where that tax increase would hit and whether they would halt an increase in the estate tax. in case those discussions break down, the president asked harry reid to prepare a separate bill to put on the floor of the senate that would raise taxes on households that earn $250,000 or more. now, that's really a democratic proposal and y
CNN
Dec 8, 2012 4:00am PST
apologies the two deejays made light of it. >> we were sure at least 100 people before us would try the same thing. >> reporter: now suspended from their jobs and one of the nurses they humiliated and fooled is dead. >> it is with deep sadness that i can confirm the tragic death of a member of our nursing staff. we can confirm that she was recently the victim of a hoax called to the hospital. >> reporter: she was the nurse that transferred the call to the private ward. two days later saldanha's body was found. there had been a complaint from the royal family about the prank call may have put pressure on the nurse. but a source tells cnn no such complaint was made. this hospital rejects any suggestion that it may have disciplined the nurse for transferring the call, saying they were supporting her throughout this very difficult time. the duke and duchess on cambridge so happy on leaving the hospital earlier this week expressed a statement about their great sadness about the nurse's death and thanked hospital staff for looking after them so well. the uplifting news that a royal baby w
CNN
Dec 2, 2012 3:00am PST
through what happened? >> well, it does seem to be complex and ambitious. it began at about 6:00 local time this morning, just after dawn. it began with two suicide car bomb attacks, attacking the gate of the airfield. the vehicles were packed with explosives and driven towards the gate and detonated. followed a wave of suicide attackers armed with assault rifles, some also wearing suicide vests. they started to attack the gate guards and guards on the walls. it was a two-hour fire fight. during that fire fight, helicopters took off from the airfield to join in the battle to fire down on the attackers. the fire fight took about two hours, at the end of which all the attackers were dead. we believe there were about nine in total, including those in the suicide car bombs. now, the coalition here has said none of the attackers managed to breach the walls and get inside the base. >> officials say these three afghan soldiers and two civilians were killed on this base, which is located in an area that nato recently turned over to afghan forces for security. how could this affect securi
CNN
Dec 1, 2012 3:00am PST
presidency and seats in congress. all morning, we'll look at how the grand old party might be looking for a bold new image. >>> winter is almost here and 'tis the season for cold, flu and bronchitis. our health expert joins us to see what you can do to stay healthy. >>> it is saturday, december 1st, good morning, everyone. i'm randi kaye. >> i'm victor blackwell. >> hard to believe it is december already. where did the year go? >> the season and christmas music in the mall, it's great. >> it is kind of nice. kind of festive. we begin this morning with john mcafee, but now he's making headlines for a very different reason. as police want to question him regarding the murder of his neighbor in belize. he says he's innocent and now he's speaking out to cnn in his first sit-down interview about his new life as a fugitive. >> hasn't been a lot of fun, i miss my prior life. >> well, mcafee was interviewed by phone and started a blog during his exile but martin savidge has more on the lengths mcafee is going through to avoid police. >> one of the most bizarre interviews i have been a part of but a
CNN
Dec 29, 2012 4:00am PST
thursday or else the process has to start all over again. at least 113 people were killed when superstorm sandy hit in late october. the governors of new york and new jersey, the hardest hit states have estimated damages at more than $78 billion with a "b,". >>> the senate has approved a bill extending secret eavesdropping overseas. the measure's headed to president obama. he's expected to sign it. cnn's brian todd takes a closer look at this controversial foreign intelligence surveillance act. >> reporter: he ordered it just after 9/11, and it became one of the most controversial tactics used by former president george w. bush and his security team to fight the war on terror. the secret wiretapping without warrants of communications between u.s. residents and people overseas suspected of being terrorists. it drew fire because sometimes the communications of innocent americans got caught up. in 2008, the practice was authorized by congress but with limitations. a warrant is now required to target an american, including americans who are abroad. but it's still a hugely controversial progra
CNN
Dec 22, 2012 4:00am PST
president of the united states. >>> terror at an elementary school in connecticut. >> 20 children dead, six adults are also dead. >> so our hearts are broken today. for the parents and grandparents, sisters and brothers of these little children. may god bless the memory of the victims. >> thanks so much for starting your morning with us. we've got much more ahead on cnn's saturday morning which starts right now. >>> good morning, everyone. i'm randi kaye. it is 7:00 on the east coast, 4:00 a.m. out west, thanks for starting your day with us. victor blackwell is on assignment. >>> we start with the big countdown, ten days left for the white house and congress to reach an agreement on the fiscal cliff where millions of americans will be paying the price in their paychecks. but congress is now on holiday recess. and president obama is in hawaii. let's go straight to cnn's emily schmidt in washington. good morning. so before he left the capitoal, he laid out this three-point plan to washington. >> before he left to hawaii, he left for a gift for lawmakers to ponder in washington. here are the t
CNN
Dec 2, 2012 4:00am PST
dead and at least 18 others wounded and the taliban is claiming responsibility. it happened here at a joint u.s. afghan base near the airfield. there are no reports yet of u.s. casualties. joining me by phone is journalist ben farmer. ben, this attack involves suicide bombs and gunmen. can you tell us exactly how things unfolded? >> yes, it seems to have been a very complex attack. it began soon after dawn around 6:00 here local time. it began with two suicide car bombs. these were vehicles packed with explosives, driven at the gates of the airfield base, and they detona detonated. soon after that, a wave of attackers with rifles and suicide vests stormed the gates. this prompted a two-hour gun battle. it was all over in about two hours. nato says none of the attackers, none of the militants managed to breach the defenses. all of them were killed. however, we have reports that four or five afghan security guards were killed and two civilians, two medical students who were on their way to their studies were caught in the cross fire and also killed. >> just a few months ago, ben, nato
CNN
Dec 23, 2012 3:00am PST
. flags will be raised to full staff today for the first time since the shooting at sandy hook elementary school. this comes just after the final three funerals for the victims of that tragedy. emilie parker, josephine gay. all little girls with bright futures taken before their time. people gathered to say their good-byes. >> to just see the hall filled with pink flowers, glitter, it was fancy and that's what emilie lived her life celebrating life. and everything was special to emilie. >> she was just 6 years old and her father is one of the few family members from the newtown families to speak publicly about the shooting. he wanted people to remember his daughter as a kind and caring big sister. >>> now, to other news, president obama is in hawaii for the holidays and today he'll help celebrate the life of the late senator daniel inouye. he is scheduled to attend the funeral for the pacific in honolulu. the senator passed away last weekend at the age of 88. the president spoke at the memorial service in washington on friday. >>> in new orleans, a federal judge has given final
CNN
Dec 8, 2012 3:00am PST
toronto, canada, in 2007. spire died in 2007 in new york at a time when new york recognized same-sex marriages that were performed outside the state. she was required to pay $363,000 on federal estate taxes on her inheritance that she would not have had to pay that opposite marriages get. so, a pretty clean case here and even the obama administration has already said it doesn't think the constitutionality of the defensive marriage act can withstand a legal attack. the second case the court decided to take on is proposition 8, the california ballot initiative adding a state constitutional amendment in 2008 that said only marriage between a man or woman is valid or recognized in california. it overturned a court ruling that said same-sex couples have a right to marry. the cases are likely to be heard in march and decided some time in june. randi? >> joe johns, thank you very much. >>> so, the decisions handed down next year but as jeffrey toobin told anderson cooper just the fact that they'll hear the cases is a landmark move. >> in 1967 was also the decision that said interracial marr
CNN
Dec 29, 2012 3:00am PST
. >> where did you meet? >> we met at a studio, at a studio. he was managing a writer that i was working with at the time on i was like, oh, he is cute. >> on this is the one you think? >> i think so. i think so, yes. i do. >> it's fantastic. it so good to catch up with you. >> that's it? >> that's it. >> oh. >> is there anything else you want to say? want to talk about world affairs? >> no, we covered everything. >> brandy, it's called " 2/11", it's a fantastic album. it's been too long. album, grea you again. >> thank you. >> and it's been too long. lovely to see you. >> you too. >>> and from cnn world headquarters in atlanta, this is "early start weekend." >>> still waiting, three days to go, and no plans to avert the fiscal cliff, what will lawmakers do to save you from more taxes and fewer benefits? >>> a young woman wins a restraining order against her parents. is this a case of abusive parents or overly entitled child? you won't believe her complaint. >>> and the new year's almost here, the number one resolution, weight loss, of course. the secret to slheding the pouns and keeping
CNN
Dec 22, 2012 3:00am PST
reporting any significant delays at any of the country's major airports. green dots when you look at the map from the faa, and that means delays less than 15 minutes. here in cleveland, this storm that passed through yesterday was really more of a wind event than a snow event. you could see that the parking lot i'm standing on is just wet and there's a dusting here on the grass. and even that wind did not stop or delay any flights out of here. we know this could be a problem as we move through the day for the east coast. but let's talk about the major airport here in the midwest. chicago's o'hare also midway which is a major airport in chicago. over the past few days, hundreds of flights, 500 between the two of those airports were canceled on thursday, a few dozen more on friday. the only concern there is that those passengers who could not get on the regular flights may be delayed until today, and the thousands of thousands of people, tens of thousands of people who passed through those airports may have problems getting out. but as it relates to the weather and the travel, no probl
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